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Forum: Heritage and History

There are literally dozens of museums, large and small, that tell the history of Edmonton and area yet you rarely see anything on the forum about them. This forum is C2E's attempt to fix that error. History is the foundation we build our future on and our community, like a home, needs a strong foundation to last. Rather than allow it to be overwhelmed, ignored or left to the persistent few lets create a section where it has it's own voice. Working with the area Museums and Edmonton Heritage Council C2E could create a history/heritage section that would give voice and story to the amazing and exciting history of Edmonton and allow smaller museums to have a voice and promote themselves to the community.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: old postcards....

    Started by IGNITERS, 04-03-2008 04:15 PM
    3 Pages
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    03-06-2015, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 09:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,512
    08-09-2012, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  1. Alberta settlement and the Dominion Land Survey

    Started by KC, 12-05-2018 06:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 162
    Yesterday, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  2. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,334
    Yesterday, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Edmonton's Late and Great Businesses... your memories please!

    Started by 'bertan, 14-10-2009 10:04 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 456
    • Views: 115,457
    19-05-2018, 11:18 AM Go to last post
  4. Collector Cars (and vehicles) around Edmonton

    Started by KC, 13-05-2018 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 296
    14-05-2018, 02:03 PM Go to last post
  5. McDermid Studios images (large)

    Started by Spill, 08-06-2011 01:28 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 6,574
    12-05-2018, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  6. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 08:06 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 366
    • Views: 48,579
    06-05-2018, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  7. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 04:11 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 222
    • Views: 50,597
    20-04-2018, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  8. Sir John A. Macdonald

    Started by KC, 11-04-2018 08:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 431
    12-04-2018, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  9. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 04:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,019
    22-03-2018, 09:37 AM Go to last post
  10. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 09-07-2009 11:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 195
    • Views: 31,252
    20-03-2018, 11:20 PM Go to last post
  11. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 07:03 PM
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 17
    • Replies: 1,671
    • Views: 279,039
    15-03-2018, 09:32 AM Go to last post
  12. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 09:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 419
    20-02-2018, 09:02 PM Go to last post
  13. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 10:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 5,801
    03-01-2018, 12:15 AM Go to last post
  14. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

    Started by BalancedOP, 24-08-2011 01:26 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,533
    31-12-2017, 06:27 AM Go to last post
  15. The Edmonton Incline Railway (funicular)

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 559
    23-12-2017, 06:10 PM Go to last post
  16. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 09:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 545
    19-11-2017, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  17. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 09:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 416
    14-11-2017, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  18. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 10:33 PM
    • Replies: 86
    • Views: 19,336
    13-11-2017, 06:37 AM Go to last post
  19. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 10:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,345
    07-11-2017, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  20. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 08:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 713
    01-10-2017, 08:20 PM Go to last post
  21. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 08:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 812
    02-09-2017, 08:22 AM Go to last post
  22. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 10:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,009
    25-07-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,529
    10-07-2017, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  23. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 09:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 912
    09-07-2017, 07:14 AM Go to last post
  24. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,796
    20-06-2017, 09:44 AM Go to last post
  25. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 05:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,340
    09-06-2017, 10:33 PM Go to last post
  26. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 02:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,122
    09-06-2017, 02:37 PM Go to last post
  27. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    14-04-2017, 03:33 PM Go to last post
  28. What was the Mount Tekerra passenger train?

    Started by KC, 12-04-2017 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 823
    12-04-2017, 09:42 PM Go to last post
  29. History of electricity in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 04-04-2017 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 795
    04-04-2017, 10:57 PM Go to last post
  30. The Original Intentions of the Indian Act

    Started by KC, 03-04-2017 08:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    03-04-2017, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  31. 100 years ago today (according to the Edmonton Bulletin)

    Started by TerryH, 20-07-2007 11:46 PM
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    • Replies: 278
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    23-03-2017, 10:47 PM Go to last post
  32. Old film & video links for Edmonton, Alberta, etc.

    Started by KC, 01-06-2014 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 4,382
    12-03-2017, 09:07 AM Go to last post
  33. RetroFutures: Edmonton's City Beautiful Movement

    Started by ryansteps, 14-02-2017 10:34 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,580
    04-03-2017, 11:52 AM Go to last post
  34. History of Forest and Prairie Fire Control

    Started by KC, 08-02-2017 06:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 798
    08-02-2017, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  35. Back to the Future: Airships Then and Now

    Started by David Jackson, 02-02-2017 11:35 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 885
    02-02-2017, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  36. Best of old vintage and mid-century houses

    Started by KC, 11-07-2014 12:32 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 3,803
    19-01-2017, 09:01 PM Go to last post
  37. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 04-01-2007 11:40 PM
    3 Pages
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    06-01-2017, 05:26 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,861
    21-12-2016, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  38. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 03:32 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 3,814
    18-12-2016, 04:40 PM Go to last post
  39. 1970 Edmonton prediction

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 03-11-2016 07:39 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,301
    03-11-2016, 03:05 PM Go to last post
  40. Church Street Heritage Area

    Started by booster, 28-09-2016 12:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 987
    28-09-2016, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  41. Edmonton Hundred

    Started by Glenco, 25-08-2016 05:19 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,574
    26-08-2016, 08:39 AM Go to last post
  42. WWII The public's "war effort" in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 21-07-2016 02:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 977
    22-07-2016, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  43. Fly Market Auction - Aviation Museum

    Started by David Jackson, 08-07-2016 10:12 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,457
    17-07-2016, 02:44 PM Go to last post
  44. Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton

    Started by Glenco, 17-03-2015 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,744
    07-06-2016, 12:28 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,028
    08-04-2016, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  45. Jemmy Jock Bird (James Bird Jr.) interpreter

    Started by KC, 27-03-2016 08:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    27-03-2016, 08:48 AM Go to last post
  46. The "Ghost Signs" of Edmonton

    Started by KC, 17-03-2016 08:27 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    18-03-2016, 01:42 AM Go to last post
  47. Aviation Heritage Memorial

    Started by David Jackson, 27-02-2016 10:49 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,670
    12-03-2016, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  48. Sons of the West band

    Started by KC, 03-03-2016 03:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,654
    03-03-2016, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  49. 20 years on Edmonton Kingsway

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 18-09-2012 06:21 PM
    • Replies: 24
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    01-02-2016, 02:34 PM Go to last post
  50. Things named after Churchill

    Started by KC, 19-01-2016 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,758
    20-01-2016, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  51. Oilsands

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 01:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 3,454
    08-01-2016, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  52. Edmonton Radial Railway Rolling Stock

    Started by Glenco, 07-01-2016 11:15 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,863
    08-01-2016, 10:39 AM Go to last post
  53. Surviving restaurants/businesses from the 50s/60s

    Started by RSready, 02-12-2015 11:31 AM
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 6,900
    09-12-2015, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  54. New menber

    Started by Blindlemonpledge, 04-12-2015 03:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    04-12-2015, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  55. History of the Edmonton City Market

    Started by Jaerdo, 20-11-2015 10:19 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    25-11-2015, 12:15 PM Go to last post
  56. Faith a pillar of Canada’s foundation

    Started by KC, 16-11-2015 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 13
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    18-11-2015, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  57. Portrait of Queen replaced

    Started by KC, 10-11-2015 07:05 AM
    • Replies: 29
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    12-11-2015, 01:29 PM Go to last post
  58. Edmontonians in WWII

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,598
    11-11-2015, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  59. Casualty Rates - WWs

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 09:41 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    11-11-2015, 09:41 AM Go to last post
  60. St Josephs Basilica - parish turns 100

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-01-2014 07:48 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,562
    29-10-2015, 07:47 PM Go to last post
  61. Photos of Potatoes growing on Edmonton Lawns?

    Started by ercyval, 30-09-2015 03:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    05-10-2015, 05:40 PM Go to last post
  62. Wine and Cheese tonight

    Started by David Jackson, 15-09-2015 09:00 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    15-09-2015, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  63. Sabre jet crash namao 1954

    Started by GTR, 10-02-2015 07:56 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    23-08-2015, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  64. 1956 BC and Alberta road map

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 16-08-2015 10:08 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,149
    18-08-2015, 10:04 AM Go to last post
  65. Edmonton Disasters -

    Started by edmonton daily photo, 21-09-2012 04:34 PM
    • Replies: 21
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    11-08-2015, 09:31 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 3,835
    05-07-2015, 01:52 PM Go to last post
  66. Ottewell Drive-In Movie Theatre History?

    Started by Unlyrical, 01-07-2015 10:05 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,877
    02-07-2015, 02:48 PM Go to last post
  67. Edmonton's Population History

    Started by KC, 24-06-2015 09:55 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,714
    29-06-2015, 12:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,956
    24-06-2015, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  68. Edmonton: City of Lost Dreams

    Started by northsidechad, 03-06-2015 07:06 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    03-06-2015, 07:06 PM Go to last post
  69. The train to Calgary

    Started by KC, 23-05-2015 10:45 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 162
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    28-05-2015, 01:53 PM Go to last post
  70. Edmonton Commissioners vs Councillors/Aldermen

    Started by KC, 25-05-2015 11:28 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,718
    25-05-2015, 11:28 AM Go to last post
  71. CIBC Building

    Started by Meo, 07-05-2015 04:37 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,573
    24-05-2015, 10:45 PM Go to last post
  72. Eldorado Aviation

    Started by AviationFan, 19-05-2015 09:26 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,891
    19-05-2015, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  73. Imperial Oil head office moved to Edmonton

    Started by KC, 11-05-2015 05:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,838
    15-05-2015, 08:11 PM Go to last post
  74. Hotel MacDonald - we almost lost it

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 13-05-2015 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,328
    15-05-2015, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  75. Imagining The Tar Sands 1880-1967 and Beyond

    Started by KC, 11-11-2014 06:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,810
    11-05-2015, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  76. Grant Notley

    Started by KC, 07-05-2015 06:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,969
    07-05-2015, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  77. Larry Shaben

    Started by KC, 06-05-2015 06:26 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,103
    07-05-2015, 02:00 AM Go to last post
  78. Klondike Dollars

    Started by legitprivilege, 15-04-2015 05:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    17-04-2015, 08:25 PM Go to last post
  79. 1972 Klondike Days Parade

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 17-11-2014 07:02 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,070
    12-04-2015, 05:34 PM Go to last post
  80. History questions - Kinsmen

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 08-11-2009 12:01 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,171
    03-04-2015, 10:45 AM Go to last post
  81. Edmonton 1967

    Started by Glenco, 13-03-2015 08:49 PM
    • Replies: 73
    • Views: 8,042
    25-03-2015, 08:58 PM Go to last post
  82. Anyone remember the Running Elephant?

    Started by Ciscokid, 07-02-2015 08:23 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,703
    17-02-2015, 06:48 PM Go to last post
  83. Sir John A. Macdonald’s birthday? Celebrate a racist?

    Started by KC, 11-01-2015 07:18 AM
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 6,265
    18-01-2015, 06:22 AM Go to last post

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